Mr. Jewel L. Bardwell, age 88, of Atlanta, GA, passed away on Sunday, July 22, 2007. He was preceded in death by his parents, Curtis W. and Minnie M. Bardwell and sister, Thelma Bardwell Morton. He is survived by his: Wife of 65 years: Mrs. Doris H. Bardwell, Atlanta, GA; Daughters and Sons-in-Law: Sue B. and Walker Pelot, Buford, GA, Donna B. and Ronald D. Bailey, Dawsonville, GA; Son and Daughter-in-Law: Wayne and Carol Bardwell, Young Harris, GA; Six Grandchildren: Denise and Blake McRae, Curtis and Lisa Bardwell, Jennifer and Matt Glover, Carmen and Justin Daniel, Matthew and Amber Pelot, Jonathan Pelot; Seven Great Grandchildren: Sisters and Brother-in-Law: Joyce B. Weiner, Ft. Pierce, FL, June Grayson Williams and husband, Leslie, Shreveport, LA; Essie Pearl Burton Bardwell, Shreveport, LA; Several Nieces, Nephews and Cousins. Mr. Bardwell was born May 11, 1919 in Harrison County, TX. He was a World War II Army veteran. He was a retired sales engineer with St. Regis Paper Company, Atlanta, GA with 27 years of service. He was a former Boy Scout leader. He was a member and deacon of First Baptist Church of Atlanta where he was a former Sunday School teacher. He was a former member and deacon of Beecher Hill Baptist Church, Atlanta, GA. He was a member of Blairsville First Baptist Church, Blairsville, GA. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, July 24, 2007 at 1:00 p.m. in the Chapel of Flanigan Funeral Home with Rev. Michael McCollum officiating. Interment will follow in Greenwood Cemetery, Atlanta, GA. Flowers accepted or donations may be made to the Gideon's in memory of Mr. Jewel L. Bardwell. Arrangements by Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory, Buford, GA, 770-932-1133, www.flaniganfuneralhome.com.